16.1.2018

Weather forecast for shipping 160500 UTC

Warnings:

Northern Baltic, Sea of Åland, Sea of Archipelago and Sea of Bothnia:

South to southeast severe gale 21 m/s .

Western Gulf of Finland:

South to southeast gale 18 m/s.

Eastern Gulf of Finland, the Quark and Bay of Bothnia:

South to southeast near gale 16 m/s.

Wave height warning:

Very rough waves occur in Northern Baltic, Sea of Åland, Sea of Bothnia and the Quark. Significant wave height exceeds 4 meters.

Ice accretion warning:

Moderate icing in Gulf of Finland, Eastern part of Northern Baltic, the Quark and Bay of Bothnia.

Inference:

Intensive high southeast of Finland over Russia and deep low over Island. Strong southern airstream prevailing over Finnish coastal waters.

Forecast for next 24 hours:

Gulf of Finland:

South to southeast 12-16 m/s, over most western part up to 18 m/s. At night decreasing, after midnight 11-15. Good vis.

Northern Baltic, Sea of Åland, Sea of Archipelago and Sea of Bothnia:

South to southeast 16-21 m/s. In the evening decreasing, after midnight 13-17. Mostly good vis, local snowfall.

The Quark and Bay of Bothnia:

Decreasing south to southeast 12-16 m/s, in the afternoon 11-14. Mostly good vis.

Lake Saimaa:

Southeast 7-11 m/s. Local snowfall with moderate vis.

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